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Silver on Calcite from Andres del Rio District, Batopilas, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Silver on Calcite from Andres del Rio District, Batopilas, Chihuahua, Mexico

Silver on Calcite from Andres del Rio District, Batopilas, Chihuahua, Mexico

Silver on Calcite from Andres del Rio District, Batopilas, Chihuahua, Mexico

Silver on Calcite from Andres del Rio District, Batopilas, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 18970
Mineral:Silver on Calcite
Locality:Andres del Rio District, Batopilas, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Dense mass of twisted native silver wire-crystals with dark patina on the surfaces (can be cleaned) on translucent prismatic calcite crystals to 7 mm. If the largest silver crystal were straightened it would be approximately 12 mm long.
Overall Size:6x2.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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